Elizabeth (Liza) Chen Mutzl

Managing Partner | Principal Analyst

Liza is the Managing Partner and a Principal Market Analyst at MMA Inc., as well as a commercial property appraiser, certified in Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. She began her career as an appraiser and added market studies along with appraisals in 1997. Liza joined NCHMA in 2005 and became a certified market analyst with NCHMA in 2008. She became part owner of Mitchell Market Analysts, Inc. (now MMA Inc.) in 2011.

Liza is an Executive Board member of the National Council of Housing Market Analysts (NCHMA), currently serving as Vice Chair and serving as co-chair of the education committee since 2011. Liza will ascend to the role of Chairperson in 2022. During her time with NCHMA, Liza has spoken on multiple panels and helped host the 2017 spring conference in Indianapolis. 

Liza performs market studies for private industry as well as for local housing agencies, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and other state and national agencies. 


National Council of Housing Market Analysts (NCHMA)

Moderator | Panel Lead: Attracting and Retaining Talent in Affordable Housing, National Council of Housing Market Analysts (NCHMA) Annual Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee, December 2022

Panelist: Market Studies and Appraisals in the Post-Pandemic Era, National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA): Credit Connect, Chicago, Illinois, June 2022

Moderator | Panel Lead: Affordable Housing Update & Development Forecast | Working through the Affordable Housing Crisis in Phoenix, Phoenix Multifamily Update presented by BISNOW, February 2022

Moderator | Presenter | Panel Lead: What is a Market Study? Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority Annual Meeting, September 2021

AHAIN Presenter: Understanding Housing Demand During COVID-19, 2020 Conference

Affordable Housing TEDTalk—Importance of Accurate Information, 2020

Presenter: Mini-Market Update, National Council of Housing Market Analysts (NCHMA) Annual Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee, November 2019